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IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel

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Product introduction

IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel is a medicine used in the treatment of eye injury and imflammation. It works by improving the hydration and relieves burning, itching, irritation, and discomfort of eyes. It also promote wound healing after eye surgeries.

IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Wash your hands before and after applying the medicine. Use it regularly to get the most benefit from it. Do not use more than you need, it will not clear your condition faster and may only increase the side effects. Do not use it for longer than your doctor has told you to. You can help the medicine work better by keeping the affected areas clean, making sure they are dry and washing your hands before and after treating the infection.

It may cause irritation and burning sensation immediately following the application. However, these side effects are temporary and usually subside on their own. Inform your doctor if they persist for a longer duration. Do not wear contact lenses while using it. You should call your doctor if you think you might have a severe allergic reaction. Signs of this include rash, swelling of the lips, throat or face, swallowing, or breathing problems.

Before using this medicine, let your doctor know if you have recently used another cream. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before using this medicine to make sure it is safe for them.

Uses of IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel

Benefits of IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel

In Eye injury

IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel is used to heal an eye injury after surgery, infection or trauma. It reduces swelling as well as irritation in the eye. It also lubricates the eye and thus gives relief from any burning sensations. Use IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel exactly as prescribed by your doctor.

Side effects of IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of IO-Panthe

  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the tube close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the tube and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid.

How IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel works

IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel is absorbed into the area it is administered, turns into its active form pantothenic acid, which binds water and improves hydration. It also encourages cell growth and promotes wound healing after eye surgeries.

Safety advice

No interaction found/established
Information regarding the use of IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
It is not known whether IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

All substitutes

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No substitutes found for this medicine

Quick tips

  • IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel is used to heal and reduce discomfort in the eye after surgery.
  • Wash your hands first before applying IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel. To avoid contamination, do not touch the tip of the dropper tip or let it touch your eye or any other surface.
  • If you are wearing contact lenses, remove them before applying IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel. Wait at least 10 minutes before replacing your contact lenses.
  • After applying IO-Panthe Ophthalmic Gel, close your eyes, and place one finger at the corner of your eye. Apply gentle pressure for 1 to 2 minutes before opening your eyes. This will prevent the medication from draining out. Try not to blink or rub your eye. 
  • If you are using another kind of eye medication (such as drops or ointments), wait at least 5 minutes before applying other medications.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Pantothenic Acid Derivative
Habit Forming
Therapeutic Class
Action Class

Interaction with drugs

Taking IO-Panthe with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Orli-Misia, Redufat, Orlistat

Patient concerns

I have hit a stone my left side eye, eye is being red,suffering pain.
Dr. Richa Jain
Get eye checkup by to rule out any internal injury
Red eye due to forced hand by baby
Dr. Richa Jain
Get u r eye examined to rule out any internal injury

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Marketer details

Name: Maa Enterprise
Address: 409, 4th Floor, Empire Hub, Near Cansas Building, Ghodasar Cross Road, Ghodasar, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India - 380050
Country of origin: India

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